Am I a Candidate for Porcelain Veneers? | Albuquerque, NM Cosmetic Dentistry

Am I a Candidate for Porcelain Veneers? | Albuquerque, NM Cosmetic Dentistry

Porcelain veneers are an ideal solution for people whose teeth are anywhere from near-perfect to imperfect in nearly every way. They’ve become one of the most commonly requested cosmetic dental treatments, not only from those who want porcelain veneers in Albuquerque, NM, but among celebrities and other high-profile personalities. Dr. Mark Miller helps patients determine whether they’re a good fit for veneers. Benefits of Porcelain Veneers Easily one of the most versatile dental procedures available, veneers address several types of cosmetic flaws affecting the shape, size, and shade of patients’ teeth. For example, Dr. Miller often recommends veneers for patients whose teeth are so badly stained that professional teeth whitening doesn’t achieve the...

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Tooth a Royal Pain? Try a Truly Royal Restoration

Tooth a Royal Pain? Try a Truly Royal Restoration

Maybe it was the years of teeth grinding that did you in, or the errant baseball you tried (and failed) to catch at the last Isotopes game. Whatever it was that’s left your tooth worse for wear, it’s good to know that you have options at Snow Park Dental. Dr. Mark Miller, who offers several types of dental crowns in Albuquerque, NM, discusses your choices. “I need a crown. What are my options?” First, Dr. Miller will measure the extent of damage to the affected tooth. Crowns are generally recommended for patients whose teeth have been too badly damaged for a simple filling, but not so much that an extraction is necessary. Dental x-rays may be taken to show the full extent of damage to the tooth structure. Next, he will consider several factors to determine...

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Dental Contouring in Albuquerque, NM: Your Teeth and Gums, but Better

Dental Contouring in Albuquerque, NM: Your Teeth and Gums, but Better

If you’ve ever flipped through a fashion magazine, watched a Youtube makeup tutorial, or kept up with the latest beauty trends, you’ve no doubt heard of contouring. As with makeup artistry, the objective of tooth and gum contouring isn’t to add something, but rather to enhance what is already yours–in this case, your smile. Contouring in cosmetic dentistry restores your smile by creating an aesthetically pleasing balance between your teeth and gum tissue. Dr. Mark Miller shares insights for anyone considering gum and tooth contouring in Albuquerque, NM. Giving Your Gums Due Credit Most would agree that your teeth are the focal point of your smile. However, to say that your teeth are the only part of your smile would be inaccurate. Your...

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